Watir Alternatives

    Watir is described as 'open source Ruby library for automating tests. Watir interacts with a browser the same way people do: clicking links, filling out forms and validating text'. There are more than 25 alternatives to Watir for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Online / Web-based and Google Chrome. The best alternative is UI.Vision RPA, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Watir are Selenium (Free, Open Source), UBot Studio (Paid), TestComplete (Paid) and ActivIT Automatron (Free).

    This page was last updated Aug 4, 2021

    1. Open-source task and test automation tool and Selenium IDE. The UI.Vision RPA software is a browser extension that can do desktop automation as well! Use it for web automation, form filling, screen scraping and Robotic Process Automation (RPA).
    2. Selenium is a suite of tools specifically for testing web applications. Selenium IDE is a Firefox add-on that records clicks, typing, and other actions to make a test, which you can play back in the browser.
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    3. Ubot Studio allows you to make ANY automation software you want without ANY programming experience.
    4. TestComplete is an automated testing tool, with unmatched support for unit, functional, regression, distributed and HTTP performance testing at the project level.
    5. A scripting tool for browser automation. By executing user given instructions contained in a javascript "TRON" file it automatically browses web, clicks on links, fills out forms, etc.
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    6. CloudQA is cloud based test automation platform which will significantly reduce time, cost and complexity of your testing process. CloudQA does not need any test infrastructure. One could get started within minutes to record and execute a test case.
    7. iMacros was designed to automate the most repetitious tasks on the web. If there’s an activity you have to do repeatedly, just record it in iMacros. The next time you need to do it, the entire macro will run at the click of a button!
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    8. Stable, self healing, end-to-end test automation via machine learning.
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    9. 10x faster UI testing without a line of code. Screenster is a web-based platform that records a visual baseline of the application screens and then automatically detects changes.
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    10. Make test automation more efficient and help developers and testers collaborate. This functional test automation software—formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)—helps deliver quality software at the speed your business needs.
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